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Fox News Politics: Another one bites the dust

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What’s happening:

Third GOP speaker nominee drops out of race after three weeks without House leader. Get the latest updates on the House speaker race from Fox News’ live blog

– House returns Tuesday evening to select another nominee for House speaker…

– US officials say at least 33 Americans have been killed in the Israel-Hamas war. Follow Fox News for the latest updates on the conflict. 

Emmer goes down

The third House Republican to win his party’s nomination for speaker withdrew Tuesday hours after winning the title. Rep. Tom Emmer withdrew his name from the speaker race before calling a House floor vote. 

Republicans remain divided about who should lead the party since Rep. Kevin McCarthy’s historic ousting three weeks ago. Emmer dropped out shortly after former President Trump called him a “globalist RINO.”

HOUSE OF CHAOS: Republicans agree on needing speaker this week, divided on if they’ll get one …Read more

Quote of the day: 

“So the consensus is unless it changes, you stay here all night until we pick somebody”

-Rep. Ralph Norman, R-S.C. on the Tuesday evening GOP conference meeting to find a speaker

Speaker candidates

Whip Tom Emmer, left, Rep. Byron Donalds, center, and RSC Chair Kevin Hern, right (Getty Images)

FIVE PRINCIPLES: GOP speaker candidates calls on all contenders to follow these principles …Read more

DONALDS CLAPS BACK: Donalds fires back at AOC’s jab at his ‘experience’ …Read more

Israel-Hamas war rages on

OBAMA’S WARNING: Ex-president says Israeli military action ‘could ultimately backfire’ if one thing not considered …Read more

Israel and Palestinian rallies

Protesters in support of Israel and Palestine rally on college campuses.  ((Getty Images))

‘ANTISEMITIC ACTIVITY’: GOP debuts resolution censuring Rashida Tlaib amid Israel crisis …Read more

POPE-ENDORSED PLAN: Biden claims Pope Francis ‘on the same page’, as US on Israel-Gaza war; Pontiff calls for peace …Read more

‘I CANNOT UNCRITICALLY ACCEPT’: Squad member continues suggesting Israel behind Gaza hospital explosion …Read more

GRAVE CONCERNS ON GAZA: Democrat Sen. Peter Welch warns against a ground invasion of Gaza …Read more

‘RESENT THOSE COMMENTS’: New York Democrat hits back at Ilhan Omar over Israel …Read more

Jayapal listens to Omar

Deputy Chair of the Congressional Progressive Caucus Rep. Ilhan Omar  (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘LOST ME FOREVER’: Former DSA member trashes org for support of Palestinian resistance …Read more

‘LEAVE THEM ON THE FRINGE’: ADL CEO leaves no doubt about disgust for anti-Israel ‘Squad’ …Read more

WHY THE WAIT?: Why the NYT waited to correct their botched Gaza reporting …Read more

Campaign trail

ALL TIED UP: New poll shows independent candidates threaten Trump, Biden presidential hopes …Read more

‘MENTALLY UNSTABLE’: New biography details tense exchange between Romney, 2024 GOP candidate …Read more

GAINS IN CAROLINA: GOP set to gain 3 seats in North Carolina’s Senate …Read more

Vivek Ramaswamy in New Hampshire

Republican presidential candidate and businessman Vivek Ramaswamy speaks at the Republican Party’s First in the Nation Leadership Summit in Nashua, New Hampshire, U.S., October 13, 2023. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)

BACKING OUT: Ramaswamy expresses support for US decreasing role on world stage …Read more

ELLIS TAKES DEAL: Former Trump attorney pleads guilty in Georgia election interference case …Read more

Worth the read

‘DESIGNED’ TO FAIL: Cruz says Biden funding request won’t help border crisis …Read more

TROJAN HORSE: China is rapidly expanding influence in US via green energy industry: report …Read more

‘COERCIVE INFLUENCE’: Gallagher warns university presidents to be ‘clear-eyed’ on China threat to campuses …Read more

‘CALAMITOUS’: US birth rate fell by 22% since 2007 …Read more

BOARDING PASS: TSA flub lands lawmaker in cuffs …Read more

‘TIME FOR ACTION’: Conservative group warns House GOP to push on border security …Read more

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This article was written by Fox News staff.

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